A high-level European Union delegation will be in New York for the 74th United Nations General Assembly next week. The EU representatives will host and participate in a large number of events and meetings with world leaders. The EU continues to be a leader in global cooperation: joining forces with partners in support of multilateralism to uphold and promote international law and human rights, to support peace and democracy, to promote sustainable development and to stand side-by-side with people in need all over the world.
First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini will kick-off the week on Sunday, 22 September, with a bilateral meeting with UN Secretary General António Guterres, further strengthening the strategic EU-UN partnership.
EU Flagship events during the week
The EU will host or co-host a number of flagship events in the margins of the General Assembly.
Factsheet: The EU at the United Nations
Factsheet: EU – UN: A partnership that delivers
Council Conclusion on EU priorities at the United Nations and the 74thUnited Nations General Assembly